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April 2, 2010Press Item
Today's news that our economy added 162,000 jobs is an important sign that the economy is turning around after many months of job losses.
April 2, 2010Press Item
According to today’s report from the Department of Labor, the U.S. economy added 162,000 jobs, the largest one-month gain in 3 years.
April 2, 2010Press Item
The Department of Labort released the March jobs report, showing 162,000 jobs added to the economy in March – the largest one month increase in three years.
April 8, 2010Press Item
Today’s signing of the new START Treaty will strengthen the security of our nation, and our world.
March 30, 2010Press Item
ICYMI, wanted to make sure you saw today’s story in the New York Times about how health care reform will lower costs for women by forbidding gender discrimination in health insurance.
March 25, 2010Press Item
Tonight, the House voted to send the final piece of health care reform to the President.
March 26, 2010Press Item
The Commerce Department reported that economic recovery continues with a rise in business orders for equipment.
March 26, 2010Press Item
Congress agreed Thursday to amend the nation's new health-care law, concluding its long and contentious quest to pass major reforms, and prepared to head home for a two-week recess and to hear from skeptical voters about the legislation...
March 25, 2010Press Item
Today, the House took the final step in adopting comprehensive health insurance reform, sending to the President a package of improvements to the underlying reform bill enacted into law earlier this week.
March 25, 2010Press Item
Tonight on the House Floor, Republicans applauded Rep. Mike Pence (R-IN) for calling for the repeal of health care reform. Watch the video here.
March 25, 2010Press Item
This morning, Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (MD) appeared on CBS's “The Early Show” to discuss recent threats against Members of Congress following the House's vote on health care reform.
March 25, 2010Press Item
Republicans have called health reform “unconstitutional,” making no secret of their intention to repeal it and launching constitutional challenges in 13 states.
March 25, 2010Press Item
The Senate just passed the reconciliation bill 56 to 43...
March 24, 2010The Nightly Whip
Considered and Passed: H.R. 4899 – Disaster Relief and Summer Jobs Act of 2010, H.R. 4849 - Small Business and Infrastructure Jobs Tax Act of 2010, 5 Bills Adopted Under Suspension of the Rules, 2 Postponed Suspension Votes
March 24, 2010The Daily Whip
Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendments with an amendment to H.R. 1586 - FAA Air Transportation Modernization and Safety Improvement Act, 2 Suspensions
March 25, 2010Press Item
The Senate is expected to complete work this afternoon on the improvements bill to the new health care reform law.
March 24, 2010Press Item
Democrats have remained focused on our top priority of creating jobs and building a strong and lasting economic recovery.
March 24, 2010Press Item
Speaker Pelosi has appointed three Members of Congress representing the diverse perspectives of the Democratic Caucus to the president's vital, bipartisan fiscal commission.
March 24, 2010Press Item
With the strokes of 20 pens, President Obama signed his landmark health care overhaul — the most expansive social legislation enacted in decades — into law on Tuesday...